Tag: bitly

by Julie Keck

1. Open letter to Jeff Bezos from ex-Washington Post mail room employee (and creator of AllThingsD) Kara Swisher (AllThingsD) 2. Luvit.Me: Bitly lets you tell people how you really feel about links you post (The Atlantic) 3. YouTube’s founders challenge Vine and Instagram with new video app (NYT) 4. Canadian standards body: Journalistic errors must [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. As e-books rise, smaller book stores are still growing (Marketplace) 2. Tech-savvy parents still prefer print books to e-books for kids, according to Pew (LA Times) 3. HarperCollins makes it easier for authors to give free, advance copies of their e-books (paidContent) 4. One-day deals making e-books brief best-sellers (NYT) 5. What the Toronto Star, Chicago Tribune and other media companies have learned [...] more »

by Carla King

Authors these days are more than authors. Our days are fragmented with tasks that more resemble those of publishers and marketers, journalists and speakers. We must not only write, but edit, organize, blog, friend, tweet, connect, converse, advise, recripocate, share and share again. These five apps (and I mean “apps” beyond the mobile-only kind) help [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. 20% of daily U.S. papers are expected to use pay walls by year’s end (Poynter) 2. New bit.ly platform attracts negative reviews (AllTwitter) 3. Netflix agrees to delete data on former movie customers (PaidContent) 4. Major Silicon Valley talent flocks [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. E-book pricing lawsuit moves ahead (NYT) 2. General Motors plans to pull the plug on its Facebook ads (WSJ) 3. Despite its huge population, Google+ is a ‘virtual tumbleweed town’ (Businessweek) 4. Bitly may be launching a real-time viral search [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. The nation’s most influential media outlets based on Bitly data (Forbes) 2. CNN lays off workers in its documentary units (TVNewser) 3. Bloomberg TV lays off staff as the company adds digital-video jobs (TVNewser) 4. Google Play may offer Android [...] more »